Thursday, 22 March 2018
Recently, I visited the home of Garbally resident, Olive Cunningham, whose home is just over 500m from one of the 169 metre high turbines in the wind farm, owned by Belgian company Storm and managed by Element Power. While there, I also spoke to several other residents about how the noise pollution from the turbines, some of the highest in Ireland, has made their lives intolerable, since the Meenwaun wind farm became operational earlier this year.
LOCAL residents have described how they feel sometimes it's like living on an "airport runway" since the Meenwaun wind farm, near Banagher, became operational.
Article In Online Paper